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divine
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as in: to forgive is divine Define
wonderful; or god-like or coming from God
  • Within a few days, all mankind’s multitudinous messiahs had lost their divinity.

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  • Her pies are divine.
  • The King claimed a divine right.

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unspecified meaning
  • These held, if George remembered correctly, some fifteen thousand volumes-almost everything of importance that had ever been published on the nebulous subjects of magic, psychic research, divining, telepathy, and the whole range of elusive phenomena lumped in the category of paraphysics.

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as in: to forgive is divine Define
wonderful; or god-like or coming from God
as in: divined from tea leaves Define
to predict or discover something supernaturally (as if by magic)
as in: divined through intuition Define
to discover something -- usually through intuition or reflection
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